Patricia Fripp of the National Speakers Association recommends You've Got To Be Believed to Be Heard

Recommended Reading

Recommended Books

You've Got to Be Believed to Be Heard
You’ve Got To Be Believed To Be Heard
by Bert Decker
Bert’s bestseller revised to be the Complete Book of Speaking, including the Decker GridTM for the first time.
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Good to Great
Good To Great
by Jim Collins
Level 5 Leadership highlights communications to drive a common vision.
> Buy this Book
Slideology
Slideology
by Nancy Duarte
Learn to be a visual storyteller from the best in the business.
> Buy this Book
Blink
Blink
by Malcolm Gladwell
Why people judge quickly, supporting the Decker “First Brain” concept.
> Buy this Book
All Marketers Are Liars
by Seth Godin
Great marketers aren’t really liars, they’re just great storytellers.
> Buy this Book
Made to Stick
Made to Stick
by Chip and Dan Heath
The six qualities of winning ideas and how to use them to make your messages stick.
> Buy this Book
Death by Meeting
Death By Meeting
by Patrick Lencioni
A practical read to keep the “death” out of your meetings and jumpstart your team.
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The Experience Economy
by B. Joseph Pine II and James H. Gilmore
Creating experiences that engage customers in a personal way.
> Buy this Book
A Whole New Mind
A Whole New Mind
by Dan Pink
The six “senses” needed for success in the new economy.
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Presentation Zen
Presentation Zen
by Garr Reynolds
The best of Garr’s popular blog, in an incredible display of great design.
> Buy this Book

Recommended Blogs

Decker Blog
Create Your Communications Experience
Decker Communications, Inc.
Communications tips and insights; Speakers in the news.
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How to Change the World
How To Change The World
Guy Kawasaki
Various topics including preparation and presentation tips
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Presentation Zen
Presentation Zen
Garr Reynolds
Professional presentation design and delivery
> Visit this Blog
Slide:ology
slide:ology
Duarte Design
Visual storytelling
> Visit this Blog